Tag Archives: Marian Devotion

Garabandal, Unstoppable Waterfall

We highly recommend this video which is both compelling and most relevant for our times. By way of introduction here is the content of a letter Saint Padre Pio wrote to the visionaries of Garabandal: Dear girls, At nine o’clock … Continue reading

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Ave Maria

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Graces abound when we pray the Memorare

The name Memorare, meaning “remember,” is the first word in the Latin version of the prayer. There are various English translations of the prayer but the following one is the most common:“Remember, O most gracious Virgin Mary, that never was it known … Continue reading

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The Message of Our Lady: Pray The Rosary!

In this month dedicated to the holy Rosary, let us heed our heavenly Mother’s appeal. It is October, the month dedicated in a special way to the Rosary. This is the way that Our Lady of Fatima chooses to lead … Continue reading

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The Queenship of the Blessed Virgin Mary

The beginning of the concept that Mary is a Queen is found in the annunciation narrative. For the angel tells her that her Son will be King over the house of Jacob forever. So she, His Mother, would be a … Continue reading

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Saint Bernard of Clairvaux and the Mother of Mercy

Prayer of Saint Bernard of Clairvaux on his feast day: Your mercy tastes sweeter to the miserable, and we embrace your mercy with more affection, reflect on it more often, and invoke it more frequently. For it is your mercy … Continue reading

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“In the End, My Immaculate Heart Will Triumph”

An invitation to live out the call of Our Lady of Fatima About the Confraternity of Our Lady of Fatima The is a world-wide family of Catholics who are dedicated to bringing about the Triumph of the Immaculate Heart of … Continue reading

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Our Lady of Mount Carmel

The title of Our Lady of Mount Carmel can be traced back to the hermits living on Mount Carmel in Israel during the Old Testament. This ancient community prayed for the advent of the Virgin-Mother through whom salvation was promised … Continue reading

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Feast of the Annunciation

  ANGELUS (Latin) V. Angelus Domini nuntiavit Mariae. R. Et concepit de Spiritu Sancto. Ave Maria, gratia plena; Dominus tecum: benedicta tu in mulieribus, et benedictus fructus ventris tui Iesus. * Sancta Maria, Mater Dei ora pro nobis peccatoribus, nunc … Continue reading

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Lourdes sanctuary closed. Faithful to pray novenas to Our Lady of Lourdes.

Lourdes, France, Mar 17, 2020 / 05:30 am (CNA): The Sanctuary of Our Lady of Lourdes has closed for the first time in over a century following new restrictions in France to slow the spread of the coronavirus. “For the … Continue reading

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Devoted priests ministering in locked down Italy

“A great priest who never ceases to be present with his parish community. Thank you, Father Ricotta” un grande sacerdote che non cessa di essere presente con la sua comunità parrocchiale. Grazie Padre Ricotta pic.twitter.com/6UUaUHEgb4 — Attilio Sacco 🇮🇹 🇮🇱 … Continue reading

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Star of Heaven, free us from pestilence!

    From the com-box at Gloria TV: The town of Coimbra (Portugal) having been visited by a violent pestilence, the nuns of St Clare offered their prayers in the following form, whereupon the contagion instantly ceased. This ancient holy … Continue reading

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Solemnity of Mary, Mother of God

  Book of Numbers 6,22-27. The Lord said to Moses : “Speak to Aaron and his sons and tell them: This is how you shall bless the Israelites. Say to them: The Lord bless you and keep you! The Lord let … Continue reading

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Our Lady’s Birthday

Today, as every year on September 8th, we celebrate the birth of the Blessed Virgin Mary. This feast starts the liturgical cycle of saints feast days and is a great day of rejoicing for all of us. Mary’s birth was … Continue reading

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Our Lady’s promise to every soul who faithfully prays the ‘Three Hail Marys’

Saint Mechtilde of Hackeborn (1241-1299), a Benedictine nun from the monastery of Helfta (Germany), received three visions of the Virgin Mary. Concerned for her eternal salvation, she begged the Virgin to be present at the hour of her death. During … Continue reading

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